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A panel from Ghiberti’s ‘Gates of Paradise’, on the Baptistery, FlorenceA panel from Ghiberti’s ‘Gates of Paradise’, on the Baptistery, Florence

Tuscany on a budget

Destination: Tuscany

Taking a holiday in Tuscany doesn't have to mean breaking the bank - you can still see the best of it on a sensible family budget

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The Victoria Memorial and Buckingham Palace (© Robin Weaver)

A family trip to London that won't break the bank

Destination: London

Camping in London in the colder months – you'd have to be mad, right? Well, no - give it a go, and you'll find it's actually quite a fun, cost-canny and convenient option

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Spend a weekend Bristol fashion

Destination: Bristol

A short break in Bristol gives you the chance to investigate the city's laidback style, taking in wildlife encounters, pirate walks and girlie cocktails along the way

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Gate and camellia at Tregothnan

A garden tour of Cornwall

Destination: Cornwall

A tea plantation, swaying palms, giant banana trees… who knew Cornwall was so exotic? Welcome to a magical tour of the southwest's horticultural highlights

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Non-stop sunshine: a family break in Finland

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Destination: Finland

In the land of the midnight sun, the long days never Finnish. Staying in a summer cottage on a remote island in Finland is the perfect way to enjoy a family holiday away from the crowds

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Prep school: pupils at an Atelier des Chefs cookery class

Child-friendly Paris: a gourmet guide

Destination: Paris

Forget chicken nuggets; in Paris, children’s palates are educated young. Here are eight restaurants geared towards toddlers and teenagers, a junior cookery school and two child-friendly French hotels

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Animal park

Midi-Pyrenees: a place in the sun

Destination: Midi-Pyrenees

If you haven’t discovered France’s Midi-Pyrénées, you’re missing a short-haul gem

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Sandbanks: a traditional British seaside resort

Destination: Swanage

Ice cream boats, cream teas and fishing in rock pools are all part of the holiday experience at Sandbanks in Dorset

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Charming Steephill Cove on the Isle of Wight

Steephill Cove: a timeless hideaway

Destination: Ventnor

Prepare to be charmed by a secret and delightfully old-fashioned private beach, hidden at the bottom of a cliff on the Isle of Wight

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Plaza Mayor, hub of much of Madrid's nightlife

A night on the tiles in Madrid

Destination: Madrid

Glazed tiles are a fine Madrid tradition – every bar worth its salt has a tiled façade or interior. Eat, drink, and learn Spanish culture the easy way by visiting the best tiled bars in town

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